Broncos lost $$ on hockey, but still show profit . . . Americans fighting that bug again . . . Bethune’s hat trick sparks Cougars

D Tomáš Slovák (Kelowna, 2001-03) has signed a one-year contract with Plzeň (Czech Republic, Extraliga). Last season, with Košice (Slovakia, Extraliga), he was pointless in five games. He also had two assists in 25 games with Třinec (Czech Republic, Extraliga).-———The Swift Current Broncos, one...

Are we really disgusted with Alex Rodriguez? Do we really despise other cheaters in sports? “We as a culture don’t hate cheating,” writes Ray Ratto of CSNbayarea.com. “In fact, we not only don’t hate it, we like it -– love...

WHL feeling secure with Lacasse . . . Brain injury ends another career

D Jim Vandermeer (Red Deer, 1997-2001) has signed two-year extension with Kloten (Switzerland, NL A). Last season, he had two goals and 10 assists in 49 games. . . . F Milan Kytnár (Kelowna, Saskatoon, Vancouver, 2007-10) has...

Broncos add veteran forward . . . Nanaimo may get new hockey team . . . Pats get back on track

F Ryan Graham, who played at least five games with the Saskatoon Blades in each of the past six RYAN GRAHAMseasons, got caught up in the WHL’s 20-year-old game on Sunday and now is on the roster of the Swift Current Broncos. . ....

Wheaties, Pats, Rockets one win away . . . Sudden-Death Tambellini strikes again

Detroit Red Wings forward Drew Miller is slashed across the eye with a hockey skate. https://t.co/trKVe6jgLbpic.twitter.com/fmbirHXCk8 — (@goinsidedetroit) D Patrick Baum (Swift Current, 1997-98) signed a one-year contract with Dresdner Eislöwen (Germany, DEL2). This season, with...

Mondays With Murray: Scully Handles a Mic Like Ruth Did a Bat

Jim Murray and Vin Scully were two-thirds of a sports media triple threat in Los Angeles since the early 1960s, the third being Chick Hearn.This week we will watch (or listen as the case may be) to the last piece of that puzzle retire...

Halbgewachs on track early … Gorda not in Oil Kings’ camp … Ex-Lethbridge coach facing charges

F Jayden Halbgewachs, who scored 50 goals last season, struck four times in the first period on Sunday to help White to an 8-5 victory over Black in the Moose Jaw Warriors’ annual intrasquad game. . . . The Warriors will play host...

Seattle head coach off to NHL … Change the import draft? Why not? … Portland got “a stud”

F Roman Tománek (Calgary, Seattle, 2004-06) has signed a one-year contract with Freiburg (Germany, DEL2). Last season, with Banská Bystrica (Slovakia, Extraliga), he had one goal and three assists in 17 games. He was loaned to Dukla Trenčín (same) on Jan. 3, and had...

Wheaties win in Edmonton . . . Tambellini OT hero . . . Langhamer, Hill pitch shutouts

If you didn’t watch the fifth estate’s episode — The Pain Game: Drugs, Doctors and Pro Sports — you should give it a view. It’s right here. A lot of the news magazine’s show deals with the late Derek Boogaard and it really is...

Nanaimo has memorandum of understanding with WHL . . . ‘Tips forward needs surgery . . . Engele, Lauer hall of famers

G Tomáš Vošvrda (Medicine Hat, 2007-08) has signed a two-year extension with Bayreuth (Germany, DEL2). In 36 games, he is 2.65 and .929. . . . F Colton Yellow Horn (Lethbridge, Tri-City, 2003-08) has signed a one-year extension with Orli Znojmo (Czech Republic, Erste...

After news got out that Columbus Blue Jackets defenceman Jack Johnson had filed for bankruptcy, Vancouver comic Torben Rolfsen quipped: “I can't believe the Florida Panthers outlasted him.” . . . “Cavs star LeBron James turned the ball over on...

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